NFHS Case Play 5.1.1 Situation A

A pass, a tap or a try for field goal by A1 comes down several feet in front of the basket in the middle of the third quarter. The ball strikes the floor without touching any player and bounces into the basket.

Two points are scored. The tap or the try for field goal by A1 ends when the ball touches the floor but a field goal is sometimes scored when it is not the result of a tap or a try. Credit the two points to A1.

NFHS Rules Reference:

(4-41-2, 4-41-4, 4-41-5)

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